Part of the city of Dallas and Collin County, Richardson has grown to over 100,000 people. A beautiful, affluent, inner suburb of Dallas, Richardson is home for over 5,000 telecommunications companies, including some of the world’s power house communication/networking corporations such at AT&T, Cisco, and Samsung.
Ranked second in Business Week’s 2009 annual report of the “Best Place to Raise Kids,” Richardson has been ranked as the fourth best place to live in Texas by Money magazine and one of the safest cities in the state as well.
Education is a priority of Richardson as evidenced by the Mission Statement of their school district: “…to serve and prepare all students for their global future. Providing students with a profound curriculum, student-focused teachers, and interesting and varied extracurricular opportunities all contribute to engaging students in their educational life.”
With such busy lifestyles, Richardson residents enjoy winding down after a hard day and on a leisurely weekend; you'll find us making use of the excellent parks, golf courses, and recreational centers around town. Whether you love a good game of tennis or golf, prefer to hike the nature trails or spend an afternoon by the pool, Richardson has just what you’re looking for to relax.
That’s not to say that there aren’t other things to do in Richardson. On the contrary, throughout the year, there are festivals such as the “Huffhines Art Trails,” “Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival” and so many others you’ll always have something to do.
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